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A Breakdown of the top ten Social Media sites

There are a countless amount of social media sites on the Internet. The one thing these sites have in common is that they are interactive and allow communities of people to publish their own content for others to see. This content is often grouped by topic so as to make it easier to find. Some of the more popular sites are:

  1. www.youtube.com Everybody loves video. Oddly, there are a lot of business owners that choose not to use video in their marketing efforts. That might not sound smart, but that just means that there are more opportunities for you.
  2. www.blogger.com Blogger.com is a very popular free blogging platform that is Google owned. One of the things that make it so popular is that since it is completely free you can sign-up and start creating content right away. Your content is indexed on the Web very quickly.
  3. www.twitter.com Most of us have heard of twitter. Almost everyone including celebrities and politicians, use twitter. Twitter is a micro-blogging platform that can be used to point to more substantial content.
  4. www.wordpress.com WordPress is another free blogging platform that is also very popular. It is an open source platform that is very user-friendly and has lots of functionality that includes being part of a network of blogs that are picked up both Google and Facebook.
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